Amy Nicholson
Amy Nicholson

Amy Nicholson is a film critic for Variety and host of the podcast The Canon. Her first book, Tom Cruise: Anatomy of an Actor, was recently published by Cahiers du Cinema.

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Jan. 7 2018 8:00 AMThe Movie Club, 2017Entry 15: Maybe we should all be movie stars.
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Jan. 4 2018 5:11 PMThe Movie Club, 2017Entry 7: I didn’t know how much of a magician The Florida Project’s Sean Baker was until I interviewed his lead.
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Jan. 6 2017 7:47 AMThe Movie Club, 2016So little time, so many great movies still to mention.
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Jan. 3 2017 4:17 PMThe Movie Club, 2016Let us now raise a glass to the finest cinematic trash of 2016.
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Jan. 7 2016 2:42 PMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 15: Anomalisa is a masterpiece, and all that’s at stake is a single human soul.
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Jan. 5 2016 12:30 PMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 6: I rolled my eyes so hard at The Revenant.
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Jan. 9 2015 7:37 AMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 14: Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper is one of the most mendacious movies of 2014.
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Jan. 6 2015 1:24 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 6: You’ve cornered me into admitting I didn’t find Boyhood’s Ellar Coltrane that interesting.
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Jan. 5 2018 1:12 PMThe Movie Club, 2017Entry 11: The movies that made me cry, and why The Greatest Showman was one of them.
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Jan. 3 2018 1:59 PMThe Movie Club, 2017Entry 3: All the old rules about movie stardom are broken.
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Jan. 5 2017 5:55 AMThe Movie Club, 2016Chris Pratt is America’s new sweetheart. Ugh.
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Jan. 2 2017 11:00 AMThe Movie Club, 2016This year marked the rise of docbusters, which turn tragedies into adventures starring Mark Wahlberg.
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Jan. 6 2016 1:00 PMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 10: Victoria should have been the new Run Lola Run, but nobody saw it.
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Jan. 4 2016 8:17 AMThe 2015 Movie ClubEntry 2: Spy, Miss You Already, Jem and the Holograms, and other movies snobs dismiss out of hand.
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Jan. 7 2015 6:19 PMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 10: Edge of Tomorrow was great, and I hope Tom Cruise doesn’t do another movie like it for five years.
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Jan. 5 2015 11:17 AMThe 2014 Movie ClubEntry 2: I’m going on the record predicting future Oscars for Zac Efron.